Photography exhibition by Marko Vrdoljak in Riga

place: European House, Riga, Latvia
organiser: Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
The exhibition titled Amazing Croatia by photographer Marko Vrdoljak has been opened in Latvia. The exhibition organized by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs is at the moment on view at the European House in Riga.

Marko Vrdoljak was born in 1973. As the owner of Five Stars Ltd. he for ten years works on the promotion of Croatian beauty in the world, collaborating with many ministries, government offices, embassies and cultural institutions.

He has published photo monographs: "Zagreb County", "National Park Brijuni," "Amazing Croatia", "Nerezine", "National Park Risnjak" and "Zagreb", and is currently working on several new photographic and video projects.

Great recognition for his photographic work Vrdoljak received by signing contracts with the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of Republic of Croatia on the implementation of two exhibitions, "Amazing Croatia" which accounts for 86 photos of all parts of the Croatia, and which represent the beauty of Croatia in the world.

Vrdoljak's photo «Sheep paradise», taken in Lika, was chosen for the cover of 50th jubilee issue of "DigitalFoto Magazine" as a first cover with a work from Croatian photographer.
His work has been presented in numerous exhibitions in Croatia, USA, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, Iceland, Denmark, Sweden and Latvia.

(D.H., 05.04.2012)